David Burton: Corn stover not being used to its full advantage
Leftover grain, husks good for grazing.
Springfield News Leader
The last two years have seen an increase in the number of acres in southwest Missouri planted to corn. A portion of the corn will be harvested as silage. However, estimates indicate 70 percent will be harvested as grain.
This latter acreage has the potential to provide several thousand acres of economical grazing for beef producers.